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OCT
16

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Oct 16   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens gaming for teens teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! 

Teen Tech Time

OCT
17

Yoga

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books music reading is fundamental storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for an awesome storytime with lots of books, music, dancing, and play.

This program is best suited for ages three and under.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Cinema: Phantom Thread

Wed, Oct 17   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover...

Cinema: Phantom Thread

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Oct 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lEGO robotics

Do you love LEGOS, robotics and teamwork? Then we are thrilled to announce FIRST has awarded us a STEM Equity Community Innovation Grant! This funding will help us increase access to hands-on learning and provide more opportunities for...

Brooklyn Robotics League

OCT
18

Kids Create: Lanyard

Thu, Oct 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

 Kids come have fun making key chains, bracelets with lanyard with friends

Kids Create: Lanyard

Kids Create: Self-Portrait Collage

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Are you a kid who likes to get crafty? Do you sometimes like to get your hands dirty while working on a super fun project?

Well then, Kids Create is for you.

Every third Thursday of the month, we will be working on a new craft....

Kids Create: Self-Portrait Collage

Gardens for Gerritsen Community Engagement

Thu, Oct 18   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults community partner conversations gardening

Would you like to see the community garden restored? Would you be interested in participating in the development of a new library initiative to create a vegetable garden in the empty lot? Then join us for a very special one-time only facilitated...

Gardens for Gerritsen Community Engagement

OCT
19

Children's Open Play

Fri, Oct 19   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Oct 19   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bookish first five years

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

OCT
20

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

Read in the Garden

Sat, Oct 20   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults bookish

Come read in our outdoor area! Weather permitting.

Read in the Garden

OCT
22

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join "Ask a Tech" for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

OCT
23

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens gaming for teens teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! 

Teen Tech Time

Trivia Night

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults

Want to impress your friends with your knowledge?  Come to Trivia Night at the Gerritsen Beach Library!!!

Please register at the Gerritsen Beach Library Information Desk. You may register as an individual (in which case we will try...

Trivia Night

OCT
24

Yoga

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books music reading is fundamental storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for an awesome storytime with lots of books, music, dancing, and play.

This program is best suited for ages three and under.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Cinema: The Death of Stalin

Wed, Oct 24   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Follows the Soviet dictator's last days and depicts the chaos of the regime after his death.

 

Cinema: The Death of Stalin

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lEGO robotics

Do you love LEGOS, robotics and teamwork? Then we are thrilled to announce FIRST has awarded us a STEM Equity Community Innovation Grant! This funding will help us increase access to hands-on learning and provide more opportunities for...

Brooklyn Robotics League

OCT
25

Special Storytime: Read for the Record

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school Read for the Record storytime

Come join us at Gerritsen Beach Library as we #readfortherecord with our friends all over the world. This year we will be reading Maybe Something Beautiful which is a fantastic tribute to the ways art can transform lives and communities. ...

Special Storytime: Read for the Record

Family Movie Night: Hocus Pocus

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids family movie halloween movies at the library

Join us at Gerritsen Beach Library for an extra spooky family movie night. We'll bring the movie, you bring the popcorn!

Family Movie Night: Hocus Pocus

Books and Brews: All The Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation

Thu, Oct 25   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults book club book discussion

Do you like beer and talking about books? Join us as we discuss All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation by Rebecca Traister

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available...

Books and Brews: All The Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation

OCT
26

Children's Open Play

Fri, Oct 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Oct 26   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bookish first five years

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Gerritsen's Got Talent!

Fri, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids performance

Our library youth have been working hard to put together a great talent show for you so come on out and show them your support!

Gerritsen's Got Talent!

OCT
27

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

OCT
29

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join "Ask a Tech" for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Book Discussion: Meddling Kids

Mon, Oct 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults book club book discussion

With raucous humor and brilliantly orchestrated mayhem, Meddling Kids subverts teen detective archetypes like the Hardy Boys, the Famous Five, and Scooby-Doo, and delivers an exuberant and wickedly entertaining celebration of horror, love,...

Book Discussion: Meddling Kids

OCT
30

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Oct 30   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens gaming for teens teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! 

Teen Tech Time

Not So Scary Storytime

Tue, Oct 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts halloween storytime

Come get an early start on your Halloween festivities by joining us at Gerritsen for a night of not too scary stories and a super fun craft. Kids of all ages are welcome and costumes are DEFINITELY allowed!

Not So Scary Storytime

OCT
31

Yoga

Wed, Oct 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Oct 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books music reading is fundamental storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for an awesome storytime with lots of books, music, dancing, and play.

This program is best suited for ages three and under.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Cinema: Molly's Game

Wed, Oct 31   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

 

Cinema: Molly's Game

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Oct 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lEGO robotics

Do you love LEGOS, robotics and teamwork? Then we are thrilled to announce FIRST has awarded us a STEM Equity Community Innovation Grant! This funding will help us increase access to hands-on learning and provide more opportunities for...

Brooklyn Robotics League

NOV
1

Harry Potter Book Club

Thu, Nov 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts book adventures book club

Dear Reader,

You have been accepted into the Harry Potter book club. Please come prepared to read awesome books, talk about them, and do cool things related to the books. This year we will be attempting to read ALL SEVEN Harry Potter...

Harry Potter Book Club

Harry Potter Movie Night

Thu, Nov 1   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

Come join the Order of the Bookworm, Gerritsen's Harry Potter book club, for a special showing of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

All ages are welcome at the movie. Kids under 18 are welcome to join the pre-movie discussion at...

Harry Potter Movie Night

NOV
2

Children's Open Play

Fri, Nov 2   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Nov 2   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bookish first five years

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Write-In

Fri, Nov 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults creative writing

Celebrate National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) at Gerritsen Beach Library with write-ins all month long! Bring your laptop (or pen and paper) and write with us! We’ll have word sprints and writing prompts and comraderie.

Write-In

NaNoWriMo Jr

Fri, Nov 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school anime and manga arts and crafts creative writing

Calling all aspiring young writers and artists (and any other creative kids!). This month Gerritsen Beach will be hosting our very own National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) programs.

Come hang out in the youth room every Friday from 3-...

NaNoWriMo Jr

NOV
3

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 3   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

NOV
5

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Mon, Nov 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults alzheimer's creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way.

In a group setting, the value of our life experience is enhanced in the process of remembering as members are rejoined with their...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

NOV
6

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Nov 6   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

NOV
7

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Nov 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books music reading is fundamental storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for an awesome storytime with lots of books, music, dancing, and play.

This program is best suited for ages three and under.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Cinema: Lost in Paris

Wed, Nov 7   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Fiona visits Paris for the first time to assist her myopic Aunt Martha. Catastrophes ensue, mainly involving Dom, a homeless man who has yet to have an emotion or thought...

Cinema: Lost in Paris

Cinema: Life of the Party

Wed, Nov 7   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

After her husband abruptly asks for a divorce, a middle-aged mother returns to college in order to complete her degree.

 

Cinema: Life of the Party

NOV
9

Children's Open Play

Fri, Nov 9   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

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